Granulation Utility Operator

Location: Americus GA Posted Date: May 16, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 2019-9256 Careermine Job Id: 1774225
Job Description

Location: US-GA-Americus
Load Term: Full Time
Employer ID: 2019-9256

Granulation Utility Operator- (Americus, Georgia, U.S.A.)

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world's largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.

We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.

This position will report to the Operations Supervisor.

What you will do:
  • Adhere to and practice all safety regulations. This includes the care and maintenance of all PPE issued to you by the company
  • Must work rotating shifts in the Granulation department
  • Must occasionally wear a respirator to perform certain jobs
  • Responsible for house-keeping in the granulation unit
  • Monitor the screening system and clean the screens on a timely basis
  • Monitor and maintain the cyclones on a timely basis
  • Assist the tractor driver in cleaning #1, bulk, and minor element elevator pits
  • Monitor final product for quality assurance
  • Assist the scale operator with various tasks
  • Assist the Supervisor with mechanical repairs
  • Keep all elevator, screws, and drag chutes clear of build up and lumps
  • Clean up all spillage in the unit and keep the bottom floor swept clean
  • Learn job duties of fellow crew-members for relief purposes
  • Understand and obey all Safety and Plant Work Rules
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Required prolonged bending, stooping and squatting
  • Ladder and scaffolding work
  • Frequent stair climbing
  • Overhead work
  • Operate heavy equipment: Forklifts and Front-end Loaders
  • Walk long distances
  • Perform manual labor
  • Ability to work long hours on your feet
  • Willing to work weekends and overtime
  • Other duties, not mentioned above in order to complete job tasks assigned

What you will bring:
  • HS Diploma or equivalent required
  • Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, our ideal candidate must be committed to achieving superior results with integrity and sustaining our safe and positive work environment while having the ability to embrace working side by side others in a diverse culture.

Are you a good match? Apply today!

Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics

This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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